Update on DanielDaniel grows staple grains. He needs money to purchase agricultural supplies, so he is asking for a new loan that will allow him to acquire manure, herbicide, and other agricultural supplies in order to grow corn.
With the previous loan he planted crops, increased his earnings, and invested them in supporting his family. Thanks to the investment from the Kiva loan, he thinks that he has done his work very well.
Con el préstamo anterior logro realizar la siembra, aumento sus ganancias y las invierte en mantener a la familia, gracias a la inversión del préstamo Kiva, considera que ha realizado muy bien su trabajo.
Previous Loan DetailsDaniel works growing corn and beans. He’s 46-years-old and has three children that help him work in agriculture. Daniel’s been working for himself for ten years. He learned while still very young from his father. Today, he teaches his children so that they too can work in this occupation.… More from Daniel's previous loan »
Concurrent and Successive Loans
Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.
This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.
About El Salvador
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid
- Repayment Term
- 8 months (Additional Information)
- Repayment Schedule
- At end of term
- Feb 4, 2013
- Feb 25, 2013
- Currency Exchange Loss:
- Nov 25, 2013
Photo from previous loan
Kiva allows our Field Partners to re-use the same photo for individual borrowers that have been posted on Kiva's website once before in a 24 month period, and we allow them to re-use group photos for up to 24 months, provided that 80% of the current group's membership is represented.
Taking, collecting, and uploading photos of borrowers is one of the most challenging elements of using Kiva for our Field Partners. In order to make Kiva easier for Field Partners to use, we have allowed them to post successive and concurrent loans without taking a new photo of the borrower if the criteria above are met.